Enchanted Island Ad

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You and I - Dear Reader - Were Born Too Soon!

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Century of Progress World's Fair postcards showing Enchanted Island, from my collection....

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The Castle as seen in postcards 6,7,8 & 9 is the one mentioned in Jean Shepard’s classic tome, “In God We Trust: All Others Pay Cash.”

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Here's one more view of the entrance to the Enchanted island:

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It looks like it was straight out of the Pleasure Island sequence from Pinocchio, doesn't it?

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C of P was ablaze with color, it's too bad all there is is postcards & tinted photographs.

I bet the Radio Flyer boy was impressive in person.

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